Daily Archives: March 27, 2020

Kellem Wolega on Road to Sustainable Peace, Stability, says Shimelis

 Significant achievements gained in restoring peace and stability in Kellem Wolega Zone of Oromia Regional State, Deputy Chief Administrator, Shimelis Abdissa said.  Deputy Chief Administrator of the Region, Shimelis Abdisa and other higher government officials today visited Kelem Wolega Zone

PM Abiy Holds Phone Talks with AfDB, IMF Leaders

 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held phone conversation with Akinwumi Adesina, President of African Development Bank (AfDB) and Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the fight against COVID-19.  Premier Abiy twitted that “both reiterated their understanding

Ethiopian to Prioritize on Hauling Cargo due to Covid-19

Addis Ababa, Ethiopian airlines set to focus on hauling cargo as COVID-19 is sweeping the globe and devastating the aviation industry.  Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam, told Reuters that Ethiopian has been seeking to battle the devastating impact of

Ethiopia Confirms Four More COVID-19 Cases

Addis Ababa, The Minister of Health disclosed today four more individuals were tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number to 16 since the first case was confirmed on March 12, 2020. According to a statement issued by the ministry,

Celebrated Athlete Donates 1.5 Mn Birr to COVID-19 Nat’l Resource Mobilization Committee

 The famous Ethiopian athlete Haile Gebresellassie has donated 1.5 million Birr in response to the call of the National Resource Mobilization Committee tasked with coordinating efforts of gathering financial and non-financial materials for COVID-19 today.  The athlete made the donation

PM Issues Additional Measures to Prevent COVID-19, Stabilize Economy

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has provided additional direction and measures in the prevention and containment of COVID-19 after a virtual meeting with the COVID-19 Ministerial Committee. A press release issued by the Office of the Prime Minister following